Tahini Chocolate Lava Cake

A decadent dark chocolate lava cake with a slight hint of tahini that will wow your guests, assuming there's any left after you've tried some.

Prep:

15

minutes

Cook:

45

minutes

TOtal:

60

minutes

SERVING SIZE:

6

Ingredients

  • 2 large eggs
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • 1 stick butter
  • 4oz semi sweet chocolate chips 2 oz unsweetened cocoa powder 1/4 cup flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp salt
  • 2 Tbsp tahini

Instructions

  1. Preheat the oven to 350F
  2. In a large bowl, beat the eggs with the sugar and vanilla extract until incorporated and set aside.
  3. In a double boiler, add the butter, chocolate chips and cocoa powder and stir until fully melted. Setthis aside until it reaches room temperature, approximately 20-30 minutes.
  4. Slowly pour the chocolate mixture into the beaten egg mixture and stir until well combined.
  5. Add the flour, baking powder and salt to the chocolate-egg mixture and fold until everything is wellincorporated.
  6. Divide the batter carefully into the 3 Pigeon ceramic dishes, taking care to fill each one toapproximately two-thirds the height of the pan.
  7. Drizzle the tahini on top of the batter and fold the tahini into the batter using an offset spatula.
  8. Bake the 3 ceramic dishes at 350F. Remove the small dish at 10 minutes, the medium dish at 13minutes and the large dish at 15 minutes.
  9. Serve warm with your favorite ice cream.